AIRTEL, ERICSSON CLAIM 500MBPS DOWNLOAD SPEED ON SMARTPHONE UNDER NEW TECH
Bharti Airtel customers may soon get high internet speed upto 500 Mbps on 4G network.
Airtel said that the trial was conducted in Delhi NCR. Artel used on LTE 5MHZ carrier aggregated with three 20MHz carriers of unlicensed spectrum. Together with 4CC carrier aggregation, 4×4 MIMO and 256 QAM technologies, the trial was conducted using Ericsson Radio System.
“Airtel has always led the introduction of cutting edge network technologies to serve its customers. We are pleased to partner Ericsson to conduct India’s first LAA trial, which is also a big step towards 5G and Gigabit networks. LAA is an important technology evolution that can truly unlock the power of 4G LTE networks by leveraging unutilized unlicensed spectrum,” Randeep Sekhon, chief technology officer of Bharti Airtel said in a statement.